Celebration of Hope

DLF's citywide workday facilitates neighborhood restoration in collaboration with neighborhood associations, churches, businesses and grassroots organizations.

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Tool Loan Program

DLF's Tool Loan Program allows partnership between low-income homeowners and non-profit organizations, financial institutions, churches, and other volunteer groups. Materials and tools necessary for these groups to make external repairs to homes and assist in revitalization of under resourced Dallas neighborhoods are managed by DLF and loaned on a daily basis.

Church Prison Collaborative

CPC is a collaboration of churches, non-profits and agencies that advocate on behalf of previously incarcerated men and women returning to society.

Faith-Based Dormitories

DLF manages two faith-based dormitories at Hutchins State Jail. Inmates receive Bible study instruction, life skills training, and assistance in preparing to return to society.

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Treasures of Hope Christmas Store

Since 1997, DLF has hosted a city-wide Christmas store where low-income families, linked to our community partners, enjoy an affordable shopping experience while maintaining their self-sufficiency.

Toys and Gifts Collection

DLF collects toys and gifts for children and families shopping at Treasures of Hope all during the year. New items
are collected through various collection drives sponsored by corporations, churches, community organizations and individuals.

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Youth Leadership Movement

DLF's Youth Leadership Movement is a ministry of equipped youth outreach organizations that collaborate to serve at-risk teens residing in underserved Dallas neighborhoods.

Ring of Hope Boxing Club

DLF's Ring of Hope Boxing Club is the largest boxing gym for inner city youth and the only one of its kind in Dallas. The ROH's mission is to address the pressures facing at-risk teens using the sport of boxing and mentorship.

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19th Anniversary Lead Change Dinner

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Changed Lives & Changed Communities

Join us for an enjoyable evening of lively music, a gourmet dinner, and inspirational stories of changed lives!

Cocktails - 6:30pm Dinner - 7:00pm

Aldredge House
5500 Swiss Avenue
Dallas, TX 75214

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Sponsorship Opportunities:




Change Agent.....$500 Per Couple

Leader.................$250 Individual Ticket

RSVP: Stephanie Howard - 214.777.5520


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Praise in the Park 2014

Praise in the Park is a celebration to honor previously incarcerated individuals

Dates: Saturday, October 18, 2014
Hours: 12pm - 5pm
Location: Jubilee Park, 907 Bank Street, Dallas, Texas 75223

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